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State of the Vine Address

State of the Vine.

California farming, at least most in Sonoma County, is based around the Wine Industry. Each year, a wine farmers’ crop is watched closely and carefully. As many know, wine growing is a year-round process that takes a lot of work. … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: January Pruning

January starts pruning time for the vineyards here in Sonoma County. The vines may be bare of grapes, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t work to be done! Some vineyards take much longer than others to prune depending on their … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: In the making

Due to the recent rains, the 2011 harvest is expected to run through the end of October– so you can still catch some wineries and vineyards picking their grapes off of the vines for this years vintage. The weather plays … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: 100th Post

SomethingAboutSonoma.com is pleased to bring you our 100th post! It may be short, but we wanted to post up a picture of some Sonoma County grapes in this great harvest season!

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Photo of the Day: Merlot Grapes

Grapes all over Sonoma County are growing for the 2011 harvest. Winemakers keep a close eye on their vineyard grapes to make sure everything is going smoothly to create the best vintage possible. They will monitor the grape growth, the … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Fruit Growth

Grapes all over Sonoma County are rapidly growing into the fruit that makes the best wine! Before you know it, wineries, winemakers and vineyards will be picking their grapes for the 2011 harvest. This years harvest is expected to be … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Sonoma Valley Wine

  Sonoma Valley Wine. The sun is out in Sonoma Valley Wine Country, so go find the best wineries. Signs around the valley point visitors in the direction of the wineries and serve as landmark icons of the area. Be … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Vineyards at Dusk

Sonoma County is not only an ideal place for growing grapes for world-class wines by the countries top wineries, but it is one of the most beautiful places on earth featuring stunning views and rich resources. Sonoma Wine Country is … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Spring Buds

Spring in Sonoma County means budding and flowering of the vines. Depending on the temperatures, flowering begins between 40-80 days after bud break. Immediately following the flowering begins the stage of fruit set where the grapes begin to grow. Sonoma … Continue reading

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